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Cell towers for Pierce greenlighted by Land Management
Wisconsin roundup: Report alleges conflicting info given to voter-ID seekers; Assembly Dems seek DA probe into Walker John Doe leaks, 9 more state news stories
All about birds: 'Can-do' club posts at DeSanctis
Wisconsin roundup: Trump credits Tommy Thompson for returning to Wisconsin; DNR advances funding cut; 9 more state news stories
Arrests follow interrupted burglary in town of Kinnickinnic
crime and courts
RFHS grad running for his life and loving it
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Second half surge carries Cardinals past Wildcats
FANTASY FORECAST: Coping with injury loss
Wildcat tennis ready for BRC Tourney
University’s annual outdoor art exhibition coming soon
Small brewery preparing to open on Main Street
Animal shelter hosts microchip clinic on Sept. 24
Crowds 'pig out' at Bacon Bash
Time again for the annual Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/29/16 Special Meeting re: Transportation Issues
TOWN OF MARTELL: 10/11/16 Public Hearing - Dog Waiver
NAME CHANGE HEARING: 10/20/16, Case No. 16-CV-185, Cecilia Mangelsen
TOWN OF KINNICKINNIC: 10/4/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 10/3/16 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
Edward R. Rang, 88
Kenneth L. Lodahl, 77
Raymond M. Donatell, 71
Mildred M. Winger, 95
Mildred Turner, 88
Featured letter to the editor: Big effort needed to make Kinnickinnic 'scenic'
Featured letters to the editor in the River Falls Journal
Featured column: Nation's high court may examine validity of state political boundaries
Featured column: Running for the stars? Why not
Featured column: Even in death, she'll have the last word
Real Estate Showcase
January 6, 2009
Rinks on the brink of becoming extinct?
At a time when citizens most need inexpensive entertainment, budget cuts threaten the wellbeing of Hoffman Park's outdoor ice-skating rinks....
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Fishermen rescued from chunk of ice that floats off
Eight ice fishermen were rescued on New Year's Day after being stranded on ice that broke off the shore from the Bay of Green Bay. Six people were pulled from a huge chunk of ice which broke apart near the city of Green Bay in the town of Gardner. The Coast Guard picked up two others...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
For the first time in years, western part of Lake Superior freezes over
If the big lake seems to have an unusually placid appearance off Duluth's shores these days, it's because you're looking at ice. The western...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
DNR safety officials offer ice fishing safety tips
As soon as ice forms on Wisconsin lakes and rivers, fishermen begin to appear on the newly frozen water. Early ice is often associated with good fishing, but it also presents challenges to personal safety, according to officials with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. Knowing...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Brothers die after falling through ice
Two brothers who fell through the ice covering the East Twin River Friday have died. The Manitowoc County coroner says Jimmy Yang, 13, and his brother Larry, 12, were in the river for more than 45 minutes. A third boy is reported in stable condition in a Milwaukee hospital. The...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Awards handed out at UW-River Falls ice cream social
Students, cooperating professionals and faculty/staff were honored in by the UW-River Falls College of Education and Professional Studies at the end of the spring semester. Interim Dean Faye Perkins welcomed the awardees to an ice cream social on the patio of the Wyman Education...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
State acquires land for critical link of Ice Age trail
The State of Wisconsin has acquired a parcel of land in Marathon County to complete a critical link of the Ice Age Trail. The 757 acres of Wausau Paper property is located northwest of the community of Hatley, along what had been a 2-mile temporary stretch of the trail. Randy Myren,...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am
May 8, 2008
Ice thaws just in time for fishing opener
The usual suspects held a meeting at Johnnie's Bar to plan another fishing opener trip to Big Chetak Lake near Birchwood. They are a general disorganization, so there wasn't much specific discussion about itinerary or menu. Those things just take care of themselves. The big question...
May 8, 2008 - 12:00am
February 21, 2008
Wild Side: Contemplating the extreme sport of ice fishing
In 1676, Isaac Walton and his fishing friend Charles Cotton published the fifth edition of Walton's book, "The Complete Angler; or, Contemplative Man's Recreation." Those guys contemplated about angling for grayling and trout in the summer on clear streams in England. They were...
February 21, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
On the ice Badgers take down Minnesota teams
Two goals from Patrick Johnson help the University of Wisconsin men's hockey team come from behind to tie Minnesota, 2-2. The tie puts the Badgers into fourth place in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. Wisconsin's record is 11-10-5, including 7-8-3 in conference. ...
January 28, 2008 - 12:00am